If you are like me, you take Halloween very seriously. I spend a loooong time thinking of what I will be, even though usually it doesn't come to mind until the last minute. I am sure all of us have taken the oldies into consideration before choosing out costume, but here are some ideas if you find yourself stuck...
Do a take on Cleopatra like these gals.
Claudette Colbert, 1934
Elizabeth Taylor, 1963
Theda Bara, 1917
Vivien Leigh, 1945
The guys can take a cue from their favorite western player.
For the gal who wants to stay warm, any nice princess or evil queen will suffice.
Dorothy Lamour, "Road To Morocco", 1942
Ingrid Bergman, "Anastasia", 1956
Bette Davis, "Essex and Elizabeth", 1939
Sarah Bernhardt, "Queen Elizabeth", 1913
Shirley Temple, "The Little Princess" 1939
Audrey Hepburn, "Roman Holiday" 1953
"Snow White", 1937